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World events that'll shake up your 2016 vacation | CNN Travel

Travel

December’s self-driving car report from Google details rain encounters, zero new accidents

Google has been releasing monthly reports about its self-driving car program for quite some time now, and now December’s report has hit the interwebs. This report was delayed due to the holidays (they usually hit around the 1st of the month), and it also just so happens to be one of the most …

Autonomous Cars

6 Education Stories To Watch In 2016

<i>Claudio Sanchez is the senior member of the NPR Ed team, with more than 25 years on the education beat. We asked him for his list of the top stories he'll be watching in 2016.</i><p><i>Claudio Sanchez is the senior member of the NPR Ed team, with more than 25 years on the education beat. We asked him for his</i> …

Education

8 things that will (probably) happen in tech in 2016

Read The Telegraph technology team's predictions for the year ahead, including drones, robots, driverless cars and virtual reality<p>Virtual reality goes truly mainstream<p><b>Rhiannon Williams:</b> Momentum has been building for years, but 2016 is the year that virtual reality will truly take off. …

Virtual Reality

The hardest worker on the 2016 presidential campaign trail? It could be Obama

You might think the candidates have the most invested in the 2016 presidential election, but someone else has nearly as much riding on the outcome: President Obama.<p>Though he will not appear on the ballot, Obama believes his legacy hangs in the balance of the election. He has implemented policy on …

The media moguls to watch in Europe in 2016

At a time of dazzling change in the media landscape, it’s never been more important to keep track of the powerful figures who pull the strings, …

Insiders give their top predictions for 2016

Get ready for a Ted Cruz-Nikki Haley ticket. And a GOP establishment freak-out in January.<p>Donald Trump will win the GOP presidential nomination and pick Mike Huckabee as his running mate. The FBI will file criminal charges related to Hillary Clinton’s use of a home-brew email server as secretary of …

Government

What 2016 Will Hold for Facebook, Google, Twitter, and Other Tech Giants | Inc.com

<i>This is a guest post by Applico Principal Greg Battle.</i><p><b>1. Facebook Famous</b><p>Facebook's app constellation strategy has gotten a lot of attention over the last few years, as the company has experimented with a series of standalone apps outside the main Facebook app. Yet so far, Messenger remains the …

Livestreaming

5 Things to Watch For in 3D Printing in 2016

What is 3D printing good for?<p>That’s a question that’s become increasingly relevant in 2015, as the majesty of showing off 3D-printed trinkets has …

Boy, 3, dies after being pulled from pool in north Toronto

A three-year-old boy has died after being pulled from a pool in north Toronto.<p>The incident happened at a condo near Don Mills Road and Lawrence Avenue East on Saturday afternoon.<p>Police say several children were in the pool, with the mother of the victim supervising.<p>When the mother went to the …

Exclusive: North Korea would use nukes if 'forced,' official says

<b>Pyongyang, North Korea (CNN) —</b> When officials informed us that we'd be granted a sit-down interview with a high-ranking member of North Korea's inner circle with no preconditions, it was a real surprise.<p>Senior figures in Pyongyang don't do interviews, especially not with the international press.<p>"I …

North Korea

These Five States Could Legalize Marijuana in 2016

On Friday, Nevada lawmakers adjourned without voting on a petition submitted by residents to legalize marijuana and regulate it like alcohol. That …

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New England Patriots beat Seattle Seahawks, 28-24, in Super Bowl XLIX

The<p>Seattle Seahawkswere one yard away from their second consecutiveSuper Bowlvictory.<p>One yard away from talks of dynasties and answering questions about whether they could do it a third time, but the only "one" that matters is the number of passes quarterback<p>Russell Wilsonhas intercepted.<p>The<p>New …

NFL

15 examples of Pete Carroll's unique style of coaching

In a league where head coaches are often recognized as stern, brooding competitors, Carroll stands out as fiercely competitive while exuding positive energy.<p>Carroll is widely known as a "player's coach," and has been recognized for his unique methods in getting the most of his team.<p>Here are some …

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3 trick-or-treaters killed by speeding car in California, authorities say

A speeding vehicle struck and killed three girls Friday night, including twins, who were trick-or-treating in Southern California, authorities said.<p>The girls, all 13, were in costume and carrying bags of candy in a residential area in Santa Ana.<p>They had the right of way at a crosswalk near an …